How to reach us

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Travelling from and to the airport

Vienna International Airport is located 13 km south east of Vienna. To get to the city center you have several options.


City Airport Train (CAT)

The train service between the airport and the city centre (Wien Mitte) is every 30 minutes and takes 16 minutes. Tickets can be purchased online (EUR 11.00 single or EUR 19.00 return), from ticket machines (EUR 12.00 single, EUR 21.00 return) or on board (EUR 14 single).


Schnellbahn S7

The rapid transit railway (S-Bahn) is an economic way of travelling between airport and city center. The train connection operates in 30 minute intervals (and takes 25 minutes to arrive at the city centre (Wien Mitte). Single tickets (EUR 3.90) available from ticket machines.


Bus “Vienna Airport Lines”

Bus tickets available online (EUR 8.00 single, EUR 13.00 return) or on board. Please check timetables and bus routes online.



From the airport to the city center it takes around 30 minutes. There is a taxi rank outside the airport terminal. The fare is around € 45.00. Night-time fees are slightly higher.


To reach the hotels Ibis Styles and Arthotel Katharina from the Airport: We recommend to take S7 and change at station “Handelskai” to metro line U6 (direction Alterlaa/Siebenhirten). Get off at “Nußdorfer Straße” – both hotels are in walking distance.

To reach BOKU from the Airport: We recommend to take S7 or CAT and change at station “Wien Mitte” to metro line U4. Get off at final station “Heiligenstadt” – BOKU is in walking distance.

Arriving at BOKU, we will provide you a one-week public transport ticket. No need to buy it before – just get the ticket you need for your transfer from Airport to hotel/BOKU.

 For easy navigation around Vienna we recommend downloading an offline map of Vienna to your smartphone.


Getting to the venue

The PEF School will be held at BOKU (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences), Campus Muthgasse, Muthgasse 18, A-1190 Vienna. Workshop rooms are on the 2nd floor.


It can be reached easily by public transport. Metro Line U4 (green line) terminates at “Heiligenstadt”, from the station it is only a short walk to BOKU.

From Ibistyles: Take U6, change to U4 at “Spittelau”, get off at “Heiligenstadt”.

From Arthotel Katharina: Take Tram line D (in front of the hotel), get off at “Gunoldstraße”.

Arriving with metro line U4 – get off at final destination “Heiligenstadt” and walk to BOKU.

From Arthotel Katharina arriving with Tram line D – get off at Gunoldstraße und walk to BOKU.